Balai is derived from the Malay word “balay” which means house. Inspired by what the pandemic of 2020 has brought to us - doing our best from being at home: through working, schooling, or discovering new things with the family.
Incorporated with handwoven Buri, our BALAI slides are truly the modern tsinelas from Sewn’s Pambahay Series.
Sustainable upper made from handwoven dried Buri, the largest palm tree in the Philippines.
Suede-like lining for that comfy fit.
Padded footbed covered with man-made leather.
Gum outer sole.
Fitting: True to size.
Available colors: Olive Green, White.
Handcrafted by shoemakers of Marikina for Sewn - Sustain Our Homegrown.